Latin definition for: mammona, mammonae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. (gain of wickedness, quasi-personification of covetousness OED)
  2. riches, wealth
  • Age: Latin not in use in Classical times (6-10th centuries) Christian
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: 2 or 3 citations
  • Source: Souter, “A Glossary of Later Latin to 600 A.D.”, Oxford 1949

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